Science World British Columbia

Other Names: A.S.T.C. Science World Society

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Science World provides children and families with access to curriculum related hands-on exhibits, educational programming, and films. In addition, Science World offers an outreach programming throughout the Province of British Columbia. These activities inspire the development of inquisitive minds and promote positive curiosities towards science and technology. Our volunteers contribute more than 22,000 hours annually towards the activities of our organization.

  • map-pointCharitable Organization

  • map-pointBusiness Number: 106734809RR0001

  • map-point111 full-time staff


2018 Revenues: $16,552,256

<b>531466</b>: Total cash given to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
<b>3653</b>: Total amount of non-cash gifts (e.g. securities, equipment, buildings, artwork, other in-kind gifts) made to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
<b>100733</b>: Total amount received from other registered charities.
<b>477032</b>: Charities don’t issue tax receipts when a donor can’t be identified or doesn't want one. This category also includes collection boxes.
<b>902947</b>: Total amount received from any level of government in Canada.
<b>14536425</b>: Income that doesn’t fit into other categories, such as sales revenue, interest and investment income, membership fees, etc.

2018 Expenditures: $17,290,752

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<b>0</b>: Total amount spent on management and administration, including board meetings, accounting, rent, office supplies, etc.
<b>0</b>: Total amount of gifts to qualified organizations. The majority of these donees are registered charities but some other organizations qualify as well.
<b>17290752</b>: Expenses that don’t fit into another category, including political activities.

Assets, 2018 Year End: $46,800,309

<b>9307600</b>: Total cash readily available.
<b>781721</b>: Amounts owed by individuals and organizations.
<b>0</b>: Amounts invested in individuals and organizations
<b>36375699</b>: Land and buildings at fair market value as well as equipment, vehicles, etc. The figure is net accumulated ammortization.
<b>335289</b>: Assets not falling under one of the other categories.

Liabilities, 2018 Year End: $34,390,100

<b>1769613</b>: Short-term portion of debt obligations such as loans, mortgages, notes, and payments due for goods and services received.
<b>0</b>: Amounts owing to founders, directors/trustees and like officials, non-arm’s length employees or members.
<b>32620487</b>: Liabilities not falling under one of the other categories.

Worldwide Locations

Science World British Columbia does work in Turkey.
Science World British Columbia's headquarters is located at 1455 Quebec Street, Vancouver BC, V6A3Z7.

Breakdown of Programs


Fundraising Methods

Auctions Collection Plate Dinners Internet Planned Giving Corporate Contacts